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Starr Forum: A Single Roll of the Dice: Obama's Diplomacy with Iran
Speaker: Trita Parsi (author of book); Abbas Maleki (discussant) and Stephen Kinzer (moderator)

A Single Roll of the Dice: Obama's Diplomacy with Iran

A book talk with Trita Parsi

Wednesday, March 14, 2012

4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
MIT Bldg E15, Bartos Theater, 20 Ames St, Cambridge (Map)

About the speakers

Trita Parsi

Trita Parsi is the founder and president of the National Iranian American Council and an expert on US-Iranian relations, Iranian foreign policy, and the geopolitics of the Middle East. He is the recipient of the Council on Foreign Relation's 2008 Arthur Ross Silver Medallion and the 2010 Grawemeyer Award for Ideas Improving World Order.

Abbas Maleki

Abbas Maleki served as Iran's Deputy Foreign Minister from 1988-1997. He is currently in residence at MIT as a Robert E. Wilhelm Fellow in the Center for International Studies. He is associate professor of political science at Sharif University of Technology in Tehran & director of the International Institute for Caspian Studies.

Stephen Kinzer

Stephen Kinzer is an award-winning foreign correspondent who has covered more than 50 countries on five continents. His articles and books have led the Washington Post to place him "among the best in popular foreign policy storytelling." Kinzer teaches International Relations at Boston University. His most recent book is Reset: Iran, Turkey, and America's Future.

This event is free and open to the public.
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Massachusetts Institute of Technology